Schools interested in a visit can explore our activities in the Planetarium of the Royal Observatory of Belgium, one of the largest planetariums in Europe.
BIRA-IASB offers careers in scientific research, as well as in IT and engineering for support to scientific research. These require a university or high-school degree in physical, chemical or mathematical sciences, engineering or IT.
Like many other European countries, Belgium needs more students choosing for science and technology. BIRA-IASB is part of the general scientific community, that is looking for motivated people interested in a scientific career.
Our institutes' job titles include researcher, research associate, research assistant, as well as engineer, technician, IT specialist, administrative assistant and communication officer.